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Dec 1, 2012 4:03pm EST
ross? >> this is not a hard one, just a straightforward one. you mentioned that in the last couple of months you have paid the salaries of most of those from the palestinian authority. that comes from the duties you collect on goods that come in from the palestinian authorities. will you withhold 7% of revenues -- 70% of revenues in response to what just happened, or will you continue to provide those moneys that create the salaries and bowed to the point you're making in the importance of the economy. is it in their economic interests to avoid a vacuum? >> first of all, as you know, we signed not only the oslo accords, but also the peace accords. there is a mechanism, how to collect money for debt. today it is our biggest problem, outstanding debt to the electricity company. about 700 million shekels. those are very serious troubles come a very serious -- troubles, very serious problems. we have international obligations. this is in clear opposition to their obligations, to their signature on the oslo peace accord. we do not need to pay for their electricity. we paid for the pales
Dec 11, 2012 4:00am EST
, ross. the shanghai composite lost more ground in late trade after a four-day winning streak. agriculture, industrials and commodities puddle back after investors lost profits. but some rebounded after producers refuted contamination allegations with inspection reports. in hong kong, financials lent support to the hang seng, closing around a 15-month high. elsewhere, the nikkei ended lower by just a tad as exporters weakness. short sales rallied almost 7% after getting an additional $240 million loan. meanwhile, south korean shares were boosted by ship exporters. in australia, miners and bankers led support to the asx ending higher largely by 4%. back to you. >> all right. thanks for that. catch you a little later. >>> now, berlusconi and bersani are already exchanging blows after what's considered to be a controversial moment in italy. berlusconi has announced he's creating a new center right grouping. meanwhile, mario monti has been accused oversimplifying solutions during the fiscal crisis. carolin is joining us now from rome. do we expect more of this rhetoric today? >> o
Dec 5, 2012 4:00am EST
>>> this is today's "worldwide exchange." i'm ross westgate. here are the headlines from around the globe. another shanghai surprise. beijing's leadership calls for economic stability and some business growth. >>> more austerity for britain that faces further spending cuts. chancellor george osborne getting ready to face his autumn statement. it's had a number of approaches enter sbred -- interested in buying the venture. >> you're watching "worldwide exchange." >> the final serves as pmi better than the familiar number. the 45.7 was a tick-up from october. the final composite pmi is also higher. 46.5 to 45.8 flash as well, the highest since july. so the economic slump a little less pronounced in november than previously thought, although the session still looks very much on course for another quarter here for europe. the pmi will rise above 50 that divides growth between contraction. hasn't stopped the euro/dollar from hitting a one and a half month high. i suppose we know growth is going to be anemic, but if spanish banks are getting some money, are we feeling slightly better?
Dec 3, 2012 4:00am EST
. >>> this is today's "worldwide exchange." i'm ross westgate. here are your headlines. chinese factories pick up the pace in november, both hsbc and the official pmi readings hit multimonth highs, both in expansion territory. it's another month of contraction for manufacturing in the eurozone. the region still in the grip of the crisis. white house and congress may need to call the auto club to jump-start budget talks which have stalled on discussions over taxes. and singapore airlines confirms it's in talks to sell its stake in virgin atlantic. delta is amongst the frontrunners. comes around quickly. december, we're already here. not long before christmas and we have the november final pmis out of the eurozone confirmed at 46.2. that was the flash, 45.4 was october. so slightly higher. the highest since march. but 46 still deep in contraction territory. output numbers, 46.1. so that's going in the right direction. and the final manufacturing pmi export orders 46.4. again, a tick higher than the 45.9 flash, the highest since march. so the contraction activity easing to an eight
Dec 20, 2012 4:00am EST
>>> hello and welcome to "worldwide exchange." ross westgate is away. i'm kelly evans. japan's central bank boosts assets by another $120 billion. boj says it will discuss raising its inflation target next month. tech stocks fall in europe after ericsson unveils a swedish crown writout related to its loss chip venture. >>> reports say the intercontinental call is in talks to buy euro next. >>> and vows to continue the current government's battle against japanese territorial claims. >>> japan's central bank has decided to extend its asset purchase program to $120 billion. it will review the bank's stance on price stability next month. abe has been putting pressure on the boj to raise its inflation target to 2% as part of efforts to fight deflation. for more on the fallout or the impact here, let's talk to luca from asia pacific. you look like you're in mourning here, but it sounds like the bank of japan has delivered pretty much what the market was looking for the. >> yes. it was delivered in order to be seen as losing independence after the campaign, very aggressive campaign
Dec 10, 2012 2:30pm PST
. >> the nobel prize for economics was jointly awarded to allan ross and lloyd shapley for their work on matching supply and demand -- alvin roth and lloyd shapley for their work on matching supply and demand. 89-year-old lloyd shapley, professor emeritus at the university of california, received a standing ovation. >> while the eu is celebrating winning the nobel peace prize, one of its largest member states has been plunged into crisis. >> first data appeared that italy was facing the prospect -- first, it appeared that italy was facing the prospect of uncertainty as mario monti appeared to be on the prospect of resigning. that pushed the stock market into a downward slide. >> in the last couple of hours, prime minister mario monti has come out and said he is not planning to step down in the near future after all, and that the nervous reaction in the markets should not be dramatized. >> investors are already nervous about what mario monti's early departure could spell for the eurozone. his tough 2013 budget, targeting a deficit of just 1.8% of gdp, is expected to pass by christmas. the financia
Dec 7, 2012 3:00pm PST
, the solution was more difficult. an expert on ancient systems of transportation is ross hassig. mesoamerica had no wheels that were usable in any meaningful sense. they had no draft animals to pull a wheeled vehicle if they had had a wheeled vehicle. so all goods were taken in one of two ways -- by canoe or raft where there was water -- and except for the coastal areas, bodies of water that were navigable for any length of time were quite rare in mesoamerica. the typically, these porters were carrying approximately 50 pounds. now, you can, of course, carry more or you can carry less. but the more you carry, the shorter the distance you can usually go. so 50 pounds was about average for long-distance, day-after-day carriage. keach: so for copan's metateros, the market potential was limited by technology. because they had to carry the stones to market on their backs, the market had to be close by. filomeno's problem is similar. although he can use a bus to get his metates to market, the cost of transportation must be added to the sale price. if filomeno transports his metates much beyond the neig
Dec 6, 2012 5:30pm PST
because of his relationship with sara ross, who keithrick describes as being his older sister at school. >> she helped me with my school work, she helped me with school problems and all that type of stuff-- like say if for instance if i get put out of class she'll walk me around the school and sit down and well talk and she'll bring me back to class and i'll get back and do my work. >> reporter: ross, a baton rouge native, is in her second year at broadmoor, helping to lead the corps members here onheir mission. >> we're here to tur kids. 're here to make sure that they stay on track. we are here to make sure that they graduate. we want to prepare them for high school. >> reporter: but diplomas now also works to address more serious student problems that may go beyond the scope of what either school officials or city year can handle. >> those things that might be affecting their physical or mental health, such as suicidal ideas, loss of a parent or a loved one, incarceration of a parent, mental health diagnosis, physical health diagnosis all those things so it runs the >> reporter: gen
Dec 14, 2012 4:00am EST
for person of the year? e-mails us here, tweet us. i think ross westgate gets my nod. we'll see if maybe he comes out ahead in our unofficial reader poll. staying on that topic, the financial times has named its person of the year. we'll tell you who it is and talk to the newspaper's editor when we come back. can i help you? i heard you guys can ship ground for less than the ups store. that's right. i've learned the only way to get a holiday deal is to camp out. you know we've been open all night. is this a trick to get my spot? [ male announcer ] break from the holiday stress. save on ground shi fedex o. >>> you're watching "worldwide exchange." shanghai shares see their biggest gain in more than three years. flash pmi data suggests domestic demand is strong enough to boost growth. mixed signals from flash pmi data in the eurozone, business activity expands for the first time sips april, but we see contraction for the 11th consecutive month. >>> and japan's reading comes two days before a nationwide vote that polls suggest will hand the lpd opposition a landslide win. >>> the financial tim
Dec 21, 2012 7:00am PST
, it may partially reopen by tomorrow. that road, north of jenner to'ross has been closed for three weeks -- jenner to fort ross has been closed for three weeks. >>> pacifica has designs in place to prevent clogging. they are installed on top of and meant to keep the trash out of storm drains and the ocean. workers will monitor this before and after the storms. >>> a big story. some chevron jobs leaving the bay area. why hundreds of employees will be on the move. >>> a hit-and-run driver takes off after a fatal accident involving a man and his job. his-- an his dog. >>> police are searching for the hit and run driver who ran down and killed a man and his dogs. those victims were found at sutter and louisiana streets yesterday morning. now, one of the neighbors told ktvu she heard a loud noise. didn't see any skid marks, though, and no sign of the driver. the dog died right there at the scene. the owner of the drug, a 64- year-old -- dog, a 64-year-old man, died later at a hospital in fairfield. neighbors say drivers speed through that area all of the time. >> all kinds of young people, th
Dec 16, 2012 4:00am PST
rampage. abc's chief investigative correspondent brian ross is here with the latest. brian, you're happening the weapons he used were likely licensed to his mother who is described as a gun enthusiast. >> correct according to people on the scene. authorities are moving with more developments likely to come today in their efforts to determine the how and the why of this stunning crime. police say they have already found important clues in their home where the killer's mother, 52-year-old nancy lanza was the first victim. >> hopefully painting the complete picture as to how and more importantly why this occurred. >> reporter: authorities now say nancy lanza owned the same style of guns that her son used to kill her and the 26 victims at the elementary school. the medical examiner said most were killed with multiple shots from the high-pourered semiautomatic rifle. >> this is probably the worst i have seen. >> the connection between adam lanza and the sandy hook elementary school goes back to the time he went to school there and his mother worked as a teacher's aide. according to a
Dec 10, 2012 6:00am PST
a letter of protest saying the union doesn't qualify as a peacemaker. >>> some called her the diana ross of mexican music. people are mourning the loss of jenni rivera. a 43-year-old singer and reality star died in a plane crash over the weekend along with everyone else on board. men who gave rivera her big break reflects on what her music meant to her fans. >> in mexico, she represents a lot of ladies that, they cannot talk loud. they cannot say their feelings, so the public feel represented by jenni rivera, but the letters, the lyrics of the songs. >> our senior latin american affairs editor, rafael romo, is here and rafael, tell us more about what her music meant to her fans and this was an extraordinary person. >> she had a very powerful voice, first of all, and i think her fans will remember her for empowering women. as our guest was saying just a few moments ago, but i think people will remember her for her ability to connect. she was as popular with mexican americans here in the united states, just as popular as she was in mexico. they called her dina and for anyone who called her
Dec 4, 2012 6:00am PST
thirty next. [ ross ] the streets of monaco, home of the legendary grand prix circuit. the perfect place to bring the all-new cadillac ats to test the 2.0-liter turbo engine. [ engine revs ] ♪ [ derek ] 272 horsepower. the lightest in its class. the cadillac ats outmatches the bmw 3 series. i cannot believe i have ended the day not scraping some red paint off on these barriers. ♪ [ male announcer ] the all-new cadillac ats. >>> just about 45 minutes past the hour. if you like "the hurt locker" get ready for "zero dark thirty." >> we're sending billions of dollars. we are still no closer to defeating our enemy. >> 20 detainees recognize that phot photo. >> no birth certificate, no cell phone. the guy is a ghost. >> film critics are calling it a stark portrayal of the grueling hunt for osama bin laden and the raid that eventually killed him. the movie opens in limited release on december 19th. and the controversy surrounding it certainly is helping to create buzz. a.j. hammer joins us now from new york. kathryn bigelow made "the hurt locker." i've heard this movie is supposed to be ter
Dec 7, 2012 7:00am PST
never does, he'll be in good company. legends such as diana ross, the beach boys, the who and queen have never won grammy gold. >> this is for all the haters. >> reporter: the singer can take solace in his seven american music awards and the reported $55 million he made in the past year. for "cbs this morning," ben tracy, los angeles. ♪ as long as you love me >> who doesn't love "if i was your boyfriend." you know what i mean, nora. i can say hello, my name is gayle, i'm a believer. it doesn't make any sense to me. and he's on my ipod. it doesn't make any sense to me he wasn't nominated for one. go ahead, charlie, sing a couple of lines. go ahead, nora. >> gayle, when i first met you, i knew you were into the bieber fever. >> yes, i was. listen, i tried not to get smitten with him, but i saw the documentary "never say never." he's worked really hard. he's very talented. he's not some prefab character. he really isn't. now, i sit here >>> colorful foods may look pretty on your plate and >>> colorful foods may look pretty on your plate and may fight cancer, too. we'll look at a study tha
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Dec 8, 2012 3:00am PST
. house foreign relations committee chair woman ileana ross laytonnen says she will testify before the end of the year but no date has been set. two australian shock jobs have gone off othe air indefinitely now after their prank involving kate middleton took a tragic turn. i don't know if you have heard about this. but a nurse at the hospital where the duchess was being treated she was found dead on friday after reportedly killing herself. she was duped by the djs into believing that queen elizabeth was on the phone asking for kate. they sent that prank call to kate's bench nurse. prince william and kate released a statement saying they were saddened by this news. ceremonies were held around the country yesterday to mark the 7 a anniversary of the pearl harbor attack. >> survivors, service members and families gathering in honolulu for that ceremony. a moment of silence was held and ships lined with crew members passed by the harbor. and in washington, dozens gathered at the world war ii memorial for a wreath laying ceremony. president obama called for flags to fly at half-staff in honor o
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Dec 25, 2012 7:00am PST
, because of jayden's way of giving. >> it's touching to have me witness this general ross a tee. >> buffalo wild wings waitress picked up a restaurant bill and a grocery bill. >> it touched my heart. >> somebody bought abby coffee, so she paid it forward. hopefully there was somebody behind her, hopefully she did it and it will keep going. >> it has, back on jayden's facebook page thousands of people posting similar acts of compassion from all over the world. >> jayden touched so many lives and now they want to say thank you. jayden would have been nine years old on december 12th. about a thousand people gathered to launch chinese lanterns sending their little angel a birthday party to heaven. [singing] happy birthday to you. kelly. >> as the pay it forward jayden style movement continues to grow this father can't help to think become to his son's final day and their final conversation. he now realizes jayden's journey was far from over. >> it makes me think back to when he said god needs me more and it makes me think maybe that is what this is. kelly: amen. jaime: why can't we have a story
Dec 9, 2012 9:00am PST
chemical weapons. joining me, ambassador ross who served with four u.s. presidents and was adviser in iran for secretary clinton and the director of the security counsel. what is the obama administration's red line on the chemical weapons? >> i think the president announced it last september and he repeated it last week. the secretary of state has done so as well. if check cal weapons are used, this becomes a red line and becomes something as the president said a few months ago, changes his cal cue louse. i think we have been out there very clearly saying that use chemical weapons and everything is going to change in terms of the possibility of american intervention. >> we have been talking about those words. what is the u.s. willing to do? are we specifically talking act boots on the ground? >> i suspect we are not talking boots on the ground. there are probably ways to get at this without that, probably from the air. i think we are probably also coordinating closely with turkey, jordan and israel because all of those countries have a profound concern, if in fact, chemical weapons are use
Dec 8, 2012 7:00am PST
and less use. here are the average bay area prices, aa arc rt ross an jose has the lowest for a gallon of unleaded, oakland at $3.60. san francisco at $3.72 but it's down two cents from yesterday. >> cable car service is back up and running in san francisco after a brief outage last night. . officials said that an aalarm went off prompting them to shut the system down but repairs were made over night. >> it's a big day for passengers of the busiest line on mu knicks o. the agency has been upgrading the rails and street around church street. this morning muni will celebrate the completion of that project. the line that passes through that area carries nearly 40,000 riders daily. >> alameda is pioneering what some say is a hackathon. it's aimed to create software apps that address community needs. it starts now and goes until six tonight. the grand prize of $3,000 will be awarded to the most creative and practical application. general admission is $15. >> hope. east bay homebuyer also have a chance to take advantage of a five million dollar pot of money. the funds are part of a settl
Dec 15, 2012 7:00am PST
notice because of storm damage. the highway between fort ross road and myers grade was closed december 5th because of a earth slide under the roadway. it's to let crews have time to maintain -- do some maintenance and long term repairs. traffic is being rerouted. >> the nhl lock out is going to the court. the league announced its filed a class action lawsuit to confirm its lock out is legal. it filed an unfair labor practice charge against the player's union. the nhl said the union barginned in bad faith . the lock out is in its 91st day and no new negotiations are scheduled. >> tomorrow's game fort raiders will be on television. they were able to sell enough tickets and avoid their second local tv blackout. after tomorrow's game the last two games of the season are on the road at the panthers and the chargers. >> coming up at nine the coverage of the tragedy in connecticut continues. we are going to have a live report from the town as we learn more about the events of yesterday morning. . >> it's so unreal. felt so unreal. and to think that those poor children could never see somethi
Dec 17, 2012 8:30am EST
place, um, i know that my friend ross miller, i just saw that he was considering this, too, and this is what i've been talking about in west virginia is i talk about some of our vendors, you know, can you offer me these electronic poll books that are going to be able to, um, store a photo or take a picture so that no one is disenfranchised, that someone doesn't have to go and pay even $5 for a photo id because you think, well, that's not a lot, $5 for a photo id, but it's the $10 in gasoline money to run here, and then it's the $10 more to run here to get the other id. and that's what we can't have. and so right now, you know, what i show is what is working in west virginia, and if there are questions, that's why it's a bigger picture. it's not just one, it's not a panacea. a photo id is going to solve all the problems. we have to play, you know, i'm a sports person. i've got to play zone defense on all of this, on every different aspect. and we just have to stay vigilant with whatever voting system we're using, whatever photo id requirement we have. >> that's a very intere
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